Rhapsody Arts Center

Adult Education and Enrichment

In addition to listed tuition, enrollment also involves a one-time registration fee per family. Contact us with questions.

Lessons for the Insanely Busy Adult

Do you have a “midlife list” of things you want to learn, see, and do?

It’s time to take those music lessons you’ve always wanted, explore your hidden potential, realize your dream of sitting down to play for your own enjoyment.  Do it for yourself! We offer: Piano, Voice, Strings, Percussion, Guitar (classical, rock, and jazz), Select wind instruments. Composition and music theory and Art.  Click here to register for Insanely Busy adult packages.

Insanely Busy Teen Package

WHY should I commit myself to something else? Being able to play an instrument has many benefits. Not only does it improve mental health, it can also be very relaxing!

Did you Know: People who are involved in making music in their teenage years score 100 points higher on the SATs than those who don’t play music.

The very best engineers and technical designers in the Silicon Valley industry are practicing musicians.

Listening to classical, complex music improves spatial-temporal reasoning skills and organizes thought processes —- in other words, it makes you a better thinker!

66% of music majors who applied to medical school were accepted, while only 44% of biochemistry majors were admitted.

Students with 10 or more years of music study exhibit significantly greater creativity.

Music study looks great on college resumes!

We offer:

Piano
Voice
Strings
Percussion
Guitar (classical, rock, and jazz)
Select wind instruments.
Composition and music theory

Let us know what you would like to play! Click here to register for Insanely Busy teen packages!

Current Classes

Adult Fiddle Club

For adults with at least one year of violin/fiddle lesson experience. We’ll learn new tunes, share favorites, and discuss topics like jam session etiquette. Fiddle styles we’ll try could include: Irish, Old-time, Bluegrass, New England, Cajun, and more! Current enrollment in private lessons not required.

WEDNESDAYS 6:30-7:30pm                     $90/10 weeks

Visit the Fiddle Clubs page for more information and registration.

 


Creative Self-Discovery: The Artist’s Way

Explore creativity, spirituality, and self-discovery, while studying tools and exercises from The Artist’s Way (Julia Cameron, 1992). Remove creative blocks, enhance self-awareness, and learn to love your creative identity! Book included.

WEDNESDAYS 7:30-9:00pm                     $250/14 weeks

Visit the Creative Self-Discovery page for more information and registration.

 

 

 

 

 


Rhapsody Arts Adventures

Multidisciplinary outings for adults & teens. Visit the Adventures page for information and registration.